Parliamentary news from last Friday. With Susan Hulme
Arthur Negus visits the dining room of Berkeley Castle, Gloucs. Rpt ......
Pathe News from 1955. b/w
Note: repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Lernexpress (ages 13-16)
9.15 TeachingToday: Seeing through Mathematics (part 2) 240092 9.45 Numbers Plus (ages 5-7)
Presenter (Children's BBC):
10.25 Cats' Eyes (ages 5-7) Light and Sound 9078127 10.40 Look and Read (ages7-9+) 3196276 ll.OOZigZag
(ages 8- 10) Food and Farming
11.20 English Time (ages 11-14)
4923491 11.40 Mathsphere Special
(ages 12-16) 9472382 12.00 Painting the World (ages 16+)
A daily look at business news
1.00 History File (ages 14-16)
1.25 Landmarks (ages 9-12) Portrait of Britain Subtitled 51003943
1.45 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) The Sky Is Falling
Presenter (Children's BBC):
Shown yesterday at 6.30pm on BBC I
Outstanding achievements in science and technology. Today: space travel.
Next programme Thursday at 2.45pm .......
Followed by New series Self Portraits First in a series of video self portraits made by people in 25 countries...
Daily quiz with Martyn Lewis , stereo ... QUIZCALL: 0[number removed]. Calls cost 39p per minute cheap rate. 49p at all other times.
Cookery challenge. With Fern Britton.
Today Oprah talks to parents of children killed by accidents at home. Stereo .
Featuringthe women's super giant slalom from Sierra Nevada, in Spain. Presented by Julian Tutt.
Producer Mark Wilkln ; Executive producer Jim
Another adventure of the US astronaut transported to the future.
A Blast for Buck. A villain from Buck's past is threateningthe earth. With
Gil Gerard and Gary Coleman.
David Attenborough takes an incredible journey into the world of plants.
Flowering. To set seed, male pollen from one flower must be carried to the female parts of another, and plants have evolved some ingenious methods ofdoingthis.
Shown last Wednesday on BBC 1
Milan -the Italian Job. FrankSkinner, co-host of Fantasy Football League, travels to Milan, draped in West
Bromwich Albion's fetching away kit, and discovers that shopping and sopranos rate as highly as football in the design capital of Italy.
Dao and Duan are Siamese twin sisters from Thailand. This programme follows theirjourney to Philadelphia for surgery which aims to create two individuals - but could kill or cripple them. After months of preparation, success hinges on factors unknown until the surgeons begin to operate.
See today's choices.
Written and produced by Jon Palfreman ; Series editor John Lynch Repeated tomorrow at 2.1 Opm TRANSCRIPT: please send a cheque for £2.00, payable to BSS, to [address removed]
The third series of the enthusiast's guide to architectural oddities.
P Is for Prisoners of War. From the Napoleonic wars onwards, prisoners have kept themselves occupied by creating extraordinary objects. Lucinda Lambton goes to Peterborough to see some ofthese creations, including miniature clock tower made from cookhouse bones, and in South Wales explores a chapel decorated by Italians using roofingfelt and tins of bully beef. Producer Jamie Muir ; Executive producer
Written by Alan Simpson and Ray Galton.
Vintage comedy starring Harry H Corbett, Wilfrid Brambell
Also featuring George A Cooper, Mollie Sugden, Gretchen Franklin and Rita Webb. (Rpt)
Third of a four-part drama about an English family forced to confront their own beliefs when their daughterfalls prey to a religious cult in Los Angeles. The de-programming of Claire continues in a safe house in Malibu, while Stephen discovers uncomfortable facts about his academic guru, Cornelius Van Damm.
Written by Michael Eaton ; Producer Elaine Steel
Director Maurice Phillips * See This Week: page 7
Rev Timothy Palmore:
Cornelius Van Damm:
With Kirsty Wark.
The Late Show breaks new ground in this special programme dramatising a novel: Jostein Gaarder's surreal romp through 2,000 years of Western philosophy. Published in Britain earlier this month, Sophie's World has topped best-seller lists across Europe. The cast for tonight's re-enactment includes Twiggy, Jim Carter and Jessica Marshall Gardiner.
Adapted and directed by Paul Greengrass
Series editor Michael Poole
Preceded by News ........................................
Design principles and practice..
History programmes for 9- to 12-year-olds. Tonight, Landmarks - Tudors and Stuarts: Henry VII , Henry VIII , the Mary Rose , Elizabeth I and the Spanish Armada.
4.45-5.00am Disability Agenda This week's programme includes features on relationships, Audetel
(audio description of television), and the new incapacity benefit.
5.30-6.00am RCN Nursing Update Unit 27: Depression - -lifting the cloud.